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Adam Layland

Adam Layland

Associate Dean for the Faculty of Health & Life Sciences,
Coventry University

In April 2019 Adam become the Associate Dean for Enterprise and Innovation in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences where he is responsible for a portfolio across the Faculty consisting of: Continuing Professional Development, Consultancy, Commercial Research, Apprenticeships, Intellectual Property and Knowledge Transfer Partnerships. In addition to this Adam is a member of the Faculty Leadership Team and since June 2019 represents Health and Wellbeing on the City of Culture 2021 Steering Group for the University. Adam is also the Deputy Executive Lead for the Midlands Engine Mental Health and Productivity Pilot, an £8.1m government funded project across the Midlands region. Adam is an Editorial Board member and reviewer for the British Journal of Healthcare Management, and the Indonesian Journal for Health Administration, with reviewing positions for the International Journal of Workplace Health Management, the Leadership in Health Services Journal, and the Journal of Paramedic Practice. He was elected in August 2018 as Governor of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, one of the largest NHS organisations. Adam has also been appointed as the Co-Chair of Leadership and Management Working Group of the International Network on Health Workforce Education. He is the UK Chair of the BSI Committee on Healthcare Organization Management and he is also a Director for Community Minibuses Limited, a subsidiary of Community Transport, a National Charity.

  • Understanding the challenges from the perspective of the apprentice, the employer and the teaching team
  • Exploring implementation and monitoring of protected learning for nursing associates
  • Showcasing success to further promote the nursing associate role